2018               Master of Fine Art: Ceramics. Central Washington University.                    Ellensburg, WA

2013               Post-Baccalaureate. Northern Arizona University.                                            Flagstaff, AZ

2012               Bachelor of Fine Art: Ceramics. Utah State University.                                         Logan, UT

2009               Associate of Art: Ceramics. Western Wyoming Community College.      Rock Springs, WY


Teaching Experience

2015-2018    CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY                                                             Ellensburg, WA


                        2-D Design--Instructor of Record

 (Terms: Winter 2016, Spring 2018)

                        3-D Design--Instructor of Record

 (Terms: Spring 2016, Winter 2016)

                        Beginning Ceramics--Instructor of Record 

 (Terms: Fall 2016, Fall 2017)

                        Introduction to Drawing--Instructor of Record

 (Terms: Fall 2015 (Assisted). Spring 2017)

Renaissance through Mid-19th Century Art History--Teaching Assistant

(Term: Winter 2017)


Related Employment

2015               Framing Department Manager--Michael’s Arts and Crafts                              Flagstaff, AZ

2009               Ceramics Lab Assistant--Western Wyoming Community College          Rock Springs, WY

2008               Gallery Work Study--Western Wyoming Community College                  Rock Springs, WY


Awards and Honors

2018               Outstanding Graduate Student Artistic Achievement Award—CWU           Ellensburg, WA

2016               Behnke Graduate Fellowship Endowment--CWU                                          Ellensburg, WA

2015               Graduate Teaching Assistantship--CWU                                                        Ellensburg, WA

2011               Ellen S. Eccles Ceramics Scholarship--USU                                                           Logan, UT

2009               Transfer Non-Resident Dean’s Scholarship--USU                                                 Logan, UT


Selected Exhibitions

2019            NCECA: THE FORM WILL FIND ITS WAY--Katherine E. Nash Gallery           Minneapolis, MN

                     Mug of the Month--Gallery One                                                                         Ellensburg, WA

2018            Bountiful—Gallery One                                                                                       Ellensburg, WA

                               Regional Juried Exhibition: Juror Tara Wilson

FLUIDSOLID--Sarah Spurgeon Gallery. CWU                                                  Ellensburg, WA

                               MFA Thesis Exhibition

                     Place Setting--Gallery One                                                                                 Ellensburg, WA

                               Invitational Exhibition. Curator: Renee Adams

                     Contemporary Clay 2018—Western CO Center for the Arts                     Grand Junction, CO

                               National Juried Exhibition: Juror Doug Casebeer

2017             Forever 22+--Specialist Gallery                                                                              Seattle, WA

                               Invitational Exhibition

Clayfest Northwest--Pottery Northwest                                                                 Seattle, WA

                                 Invitational Exhibition

Kittitas County Juried Exhibition--Gallery One                                                Ellensburg, WA

Kay Crimp Award. Sponsored by Frank Crimp. Juror: Kathleen Moles

10x10x10xTieton--Mighty Tieton Warehouse                                                          Tieton, WA

International Juried Exhibition

2017 Biennale--Art League of Hilton Head                                          Hilton Head Island, SC

          National Juried Exhibition

In Humanity--Gallery 231. CWU                                                                        Ellensburg, WA

         MFA Mid-Thesis Exhibition

2016             5x5x5 Art Show--River Oaks Square Arts Center                                            Alexandria, LA

                               National Juried Exhibition. Curator: Tom Williams

10x10x10xTieton--Mighty Tieton Warehouse                                                          Tieton, WA

         International Juried Exhibition

One Proud World--420 Building Gallery                                                           Ellensburg, WA

         Juried Exhibition. Inclusivity and Diversity Award

Now What--Coop Gallery                                                                                       Nashville, TN

         Juried Exhibiton

Of Entropy--Gallery 231. CWU                                                                           Ellensburg, WA

2013             Latest Works: Drew Liedtke--Bookman’s                                                             Flagstaff, AZ

                               Solo Exhibition

                     Glazed By Fire: Atmospheric Invitational--Taos Clay Center                              El Prado, NM

                               International Invitational Exhibition. Curator: Scott McClellan

2012             Foundations--Coconino Center for the Arts                                                         Flagstaff, AZ

                               Regional Juried Exhibition

                     Senior BFA Art Exhibition—USU                                                                                 Logan, UT

                                BFA Thesis Exhibition

2011             From the Ground Up XXV--Las Cruces Museum of Art                                  Las Cruces, NM

                                Juried Exhibition. Museum Purchase Award. Juror: Steven Hill

USU Art Scholarship Exhibition--Twain Tippetts Gallery. USU                               Logan, UT

2010             USU Annual Undergraduate Exhibition--Gallery 102. USU                                     Logan. UT

                                 Juried Exhibition

2009             USU Annual Undergraduate Exhibition--Gallery 102. USU                                     Logan, UT

                                 Juried Exhibition

2008             Flamingos with Ears--WWCC Art Gallery                                                     Rock Springs, WY



2016               Juried Show: Now What June 4 – 26, 2016. Coop Gallery. 2018.                    


Public and Private Collections

2011               Las Cruces Museum of Art                                                                              Las Cruces, NM